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Pope to meet with Myanmar military chief and Rohingya

Pope Francis has added in a private meeting with Myanmar’s military chief during his upcoming trip to Myanmar and Bangladesh _ an indication that the Vatican views the crackdown on Rohingya Muslims...

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Sarbananda Sonowal urges Bangladesh Civil Aviation Minister to indroduce Dhaka-Guwahati flight

GUWAHATI: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal urged the Bangladesh Civil Aviation Minister Rashed Khan Menon to take steps for introducing direct flight from Dhaka to Guwahati in a bid to boost...

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Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh in talks with Myanmar for agreement on repatriation of displaced refu...

Dhaka: Bangladesh is in negotiations with Myanmar aimed at a deal to repatriate displaced Rohingya and Dhaka's foreign minister will address the matter at talks in Myanmar this week, the Bangladesh...

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Amnesty's investigation reveals the 'apartheid' Rohingya faced in Myanmar

Myanmars suffocating impositions on the Rohingya community amount to "apartheid", Amnesty International said on Tuesday in a probe into the root causes of a crisis that has sent 6,20,000 refugees f...

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Myanmar, Bangladesh to implement plan to end Rohingya crisis: China

China on Monday said Bangladesh and Myanmar have accepted Beijing's mediatory role and agreed to implement a three-phased solution proposed by its Foreign Minister Wang Yi to resolve the Rohingya r...

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Myanmar, Bangladesh to implement plan to end Rohingya crisis: China

China on Monday said Bangladesh and Myanmar have accepted Beijing's mediating role and agreed to implement a three-phased solution proposed by its Foreign Minister Wang Yi to resolve the Rohingya r...

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Dhaka ( ; formerly spelled as Dacca) is the capital of Bangladesh. It is a megacity and one of the major cities of South Asia.